September 29, 2024
Lake Molveno
XTERRA World Championship

Open Sprint Triathlon

Open Sprint Triathlon

The information on this page is not yet confirmed, and may be based on the previous years' edition.

An open race for friends, family, and fans of the sport to experience this iconic location and the electrifying atmosphere of XTERRA Worlds.Taking place the day after the World Champs, the race is timed so those competing for World Championship titles can still get the full support of friends and family before switching roles the next day as the world's best cheer on those eager to get a taste of the championship trails.

Registration opens on
Jul 19
Registration Closes on
Registration Closed


This courses below are not yet confirmed, and subject to change.
Swim: 750M
One leg in Lake Molveno
Bike - 16K
One 16K loop, starting from the shore of Lake Molveno, climbing up into the dolomites.


The course will be open, marked, and ready to ride on Saturday, September 16. Please be respectful of park visitors playing with their kids, walking dogs, jogging,  etc. Also be aware of regular traffic on the fire roads.

The entire bike and run course is available anytime from sunrise to sunset. You are training at your own risk. Please pay attention to traffic. 

Run - 5K
One 5K loop alongside Lake Molveno and surrounding mountain side.


The course will be open, marked, and ready to run on Saturday, September 16. Please be respectful of park visitors playing with their kids, walking dogs, jogging,  etc. Also be aware of regular traffic on the fire roads.

The run course next to the lake is open to the public. You may run any day between sunrise and sunset. Follow the red arrows.

Watch course video


This schedule is not yet confirmed, and subject to change.
Sat 2024.09.28
Sun 2024.09.29


This information is not yet confirmed, and subject to change.


Top 3 Men & Women

🏅 Medal

All Finishers


The fees below have not yet been confirmed, and are subject to change.


Description Fee
Open Sprint Distance €100

Please note that this race is a non-qualification race and open to athletes 16 years old and above.


The information below may be from a previous edition of the event, and is subject to change.

How do I qualify to race in the Open Sprint Triathlon category?

This is an open event so no prior qualifications are needed. All are welcome to compete in this division.

Do I need a Triathlon License to race in this category?

Please note that all athletes are required to have a triathlon license to compete.
For foreign athletes in Italy, you have two options:

  • You need to be a member of your country's National Triathlon Federation and have a valid license* issued by that federation. Please have a copy of this ready and present it at the registration tent during race pack collection.
    *Please ensure that your license is current and not expired on race day.

  • In case you are not a member, you can apply for a one-day license under the Italian Triathlon Federation. To do so, you must have a medical certificate issued in one of the following ways:

    1. Medical certificate issued from your country based on the Italian Triathlon Form (no other form admitted, please download the form here)

    2. Medical certificate issued in Italy. A doctor will be available on-site only on Friday, September 27th from 08:30-12:30. Please use this link to book your appointment.

    The cost of the one-day license depends on the type of race. This license can be purchased at the race office located on-site:

    Athletes from 6-17 yrs old ------------------------------------------ €5.00
    Sprint and Full Distance Races (18 yrs. and over) ---------- €20.00

SUMMARY: You will need to show your valid triathlon license to race. If you do not have a valid annual triathlon license, you will need to (at your expense) obtain a medical certificate from your country using this form or from an authorized Italian medical provider to be able to purchase a FITRI Day License. 

What is the Open Sprint Triathlon Deferal/Refund Policy?

Refund Policy
All registration fees for the XTERRA Open Sprint Triathlon Race are non-refundable under any circumstances, including but not limited to withdrawal, disqualification, or cancellation of the event.

No Exceptions
There will be no exceptions to the "no refund" policy, and participants will not be entitled to a refund of any portion of the registration fees for any reason.

Event Changes
Please understand that XTERRA Planet reserves the right to make changes to the event schedule, format, or other aspects of the competition, and participants will not be eligible for a refund based on such changes.


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